Project #975

Support Child & Family Wellness shops in Kenya

by The HealthStore Foundation

We are delighted that our commitment to expand our CFW network of medical clinics in sub-Saharan Africa will be featured on stage at the Clinton Global Initiative’s Fifth Annual Meeting this Friday in NYC. Our commitment was selected from a larger pool of member commitments as an exemplary approach to addressing a specific global challenge and will be announced with two other commitments related to finance and health.

Hot Dish Advertising has generously designed a handout summarizing our expansion commitment. I've uploaded the handout to this site; let us know what you think!


We are pleased to announce that Spencer Ochieng, a qualified pharmacist with an MBA from the American University of Kenya, joined us as Country Manager in Kenya in January 2009. Spencer brings years of experience and training in management, marketing, and sales to our Kenya operation and is providing the inspirational leadership to drive the business forward. Click on the link below to see a photo of Spencer.

A New CFWclinic in Kenya--Open December 17, 2008
A New CFWclinic in Kenya--Open December 17, 2008

In Fall 2008, 15 new CFWclinics were opened in Kenya, bringing the total in Kenya to 82 outlets! Congratulations to the 15 new CFW franchisees who have successfully completed CFW training and are now open for business serving their communities with lifesaving healthcare. I've uploaded a photo of one of the new outlets--click the phrase below to view it.

The NOW television program on PBS aired an 18-minute documentary on the CFWshops network in August 2008, a follow-up to their Emmy-award-winning documentary of May 2007.

Watch it for free using the link below.


The NOW television program on PBS aired a 25-minute documentary on the CFWshops network in May 2007 which subsequently won the Emmy award for best business documentary of 2007.

Watch it for free using the link below.

And tune in on Friday August 22, 2008 as NOW on PBS broadcasts an update on the CFWshops network.



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Organization Information

The HealthStore Foundation

Location: Minneapolis, MN - USA
Website: http:/​/​
Project Leader:
Greg Starbird Starbird
Vice President, The HealthStore Foundation®
Nairobi, Kenya

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